Knights Nuggets: ‘Twas the morning before the playoffs

Start off your morning by reading up on some news and notes from Vegas and around the NHL.

Let’s go over some news and notes:

- The playoff schedule is here and Wednesday cannot get here fast enough. [KOI]

- According to NHL 19, the Golden Knights are going to lose to the Sharks in the first round of the playoffs. But it doesn’t matter what NHL 19 says, because it’s a video game. [KOI]

- We may not see Jimmy Schuldt in the playoffs, but he sure looked solid in his debut. [The Athletic]

- Looking to go to a Golden Knights watch party? You’ll have plenty of options. [KTNV]

In other news...

- Joel Quenneville is officially the new head coach of the Florida Panthers. Crazy. [Litter Box Cats]

- The Sabres fired Phil Housley, and now it looks like Todd McLellan could be the frontrunner to fill his shoes. [Die By The Blade]

- The Devils gave Ray Shero a multiyear contract extension yesterday? I don’t know either. [NHL]

- Ryan Kesler’s career may be over. [NHL]

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